Developing the ESL Writing Online Workshop (ESL-WOW) with Dr. David Seelow

David Seelow, SLADr. David Seelow, director of writing programs and the online writing lab at Excelsior College, joins the podcast to explore the development of the award-winning ESL-Writing Online Workshop (ESL-WOW). Dr. Seelow discusses the challenges ESL students face with college-level written composition, how the center addresses these deficiencies, and the importance of these kinds of investments by institutions of higher education.

Visit the ESL-WOW:

1:20 The purpose of the ESL-WOW.

3:50 What has higher ed taken so long (in general) to address the writing skills of ESL students?

6:37 The challenges of developing an online writing center.

10:55 How ESL-WOW works.

16:08 “Avoiding Plagiarism”.

19:50 NUTN Award.

23:27 The Future of ESL-WOW.

  • Kunjarmani Gautam

    The world is now getting polluted and the recent issues have not been taken seriously. Why???